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descale Explained

descale at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

v [T] BrE to remove the white substance that forms on the inside of pipes, kettles etc//

descale at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[VN] (BrE) to remove the SCALE (= the hard white material left on pipes, etc. by water when it is heated) from sth

descale at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

v : remove the scales from; "scale fish" [syn: {scale}]

descale at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » descal|ing
  • To remove scale from the surface of a metal, especially from the inner surfaces of boilers etc.
    1. To remove the scales from a fish etc.

    Translation: et » descale
    Translation: my » descale
    Translation: vi » descale
    Translation: zh » descale